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CDHF Talks: Understanding the Benefits & Risks of IBD Treatment Options

CDHF Talks: Understanding the Benefits & Risks of IBD Treatment Options with Dr. Yvette Leung, MD FRCPC.  Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic disease for which there is currently no cure. It is a group of conditions that involve chronic inflammation of all or part of the digestive tract. Like many chronic diseases, IBD can […]

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What are Hemorrhoids?

Hemorrhoids develop when the cluster of veins in the rectum or anus swell and stretch. While they can be recurrent, painful, and embarrassing, they are rarely dangerous. This condition is also linked to constipation and excessive straining during defecation and becomes extremely common with age[1]. What’s the difference between internal and external hemorrhoids? There are […]

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